Junior Waec (BECE) Questions For All Subjects

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It is one thing to get Junior Waec (BECE) Past Questions and it is another thing to get correctly solved BECE Questions with detailed explanation.

The Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) Board sets questions from twenty (20) different subjects. It is true that you won’t write all the subjects but you will be required to sit for up to ten (10) Junior Waec papers including Mathematics and English Studies.


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20 Junior Waec (BECE) Subjects

  1. Mathematics (General Maths)
  2. Basic Technology
  3. Agricultural science
  4. Business studies
  5. Physical Health and Education
  6. French
  7. Computer Studies
  8. Islamic religious Studies
  9. Hausa Language
  10. Arabic
  11. English Studies
  12. Edo Language
  13. Igbo Language
  14. Yoruba language L1 And L2
  15. Christian Religious Studies
  16. Civic Education
  17. Cultural and Creative Arts
  18. Home Economics
  19. Social Studies
  20. Basic Science

How Many Questions Set in BECE Subjects

Using the recent BECE Past questions as a case study, the following are the number of questions to expect in Junior Waec (BECE) this year.


Total of 122 Questions. Paper 1 60 Obj Questions, Paper 2 60 Objective Questions, Paper 3 (Theory) 2 Questions.

English Studies:

Paper 1: 80 Objective Questions

Paper 2: 50 Objective Questions

Paper 3 (Essay): 2 Questions

Total Questions in BECE English: 132 questions

10 Questions from two comprehension passages, 20 questions from completing sentences with most appropriate options and indicating missing words in numbered gaps (vocabulary development), 30 questions from grammatical accuracy, 15 questions from oral English. All these make up 80 Questions in paper 1.

For paper 2, 15 questions from drama, 5 questions from prose and 10 questions from poetry. Letter writing and debate or argument or article makes up the two questions in paper 3 Junior Waec English.

Basic Science And Technology:

About 122 Questions in Total…

120 objective questions, computer studies practical (paper three), technical drawing practical (paper four).

Paper I  –  30 Questions Obj from basic science and 30 obj questions from basic technology.

Paper II – 30 obj questions from basic technology and 30 questions from computer studies.

Business studies:

About 122 Questions in Total…

Paper I- 30 commerce questions,

Paper II- 30 bookkeeping questions

Paper III: 60 office keeping and keyboarding questions

Keyboarding and manuscript theory questions (Task 1 and Task 2.

Prevocational Studies:

About 122 Questions in Total…

Paper 1 – 60 Agricultural science questions Obj

Paper 2: 60 Home Economics Questions Obj

Cultural And Creative Art:

About 122 Questions in Total…

Paper 1 – 60 Obj questions from Art and craft

Paper 2 – 60 Obj questions from Music, Drama and Dance

National Value Education:

About 122 Questions in Total…

Paper 1 – 60 questions from Civic and Security Education

Paper 2 – 60 Questions from social studies

French, CRS, Islamic Studies:

About 122 Questions in Total…

Paper 1 – 60 Multiple Choice Questions

Paper 2 – 60 multiple choice questions

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